A house party quickly becomes a murder scene in the latest slasher from A24. Starring Amandla Stenberg, Maria Bakalova, Pete Davidson, Rachel Sennott, Myha'la Herrold, Chase Sui Wonders, and Lee Pace, the film finds a group of friends waiting out a hurricane in a remote mansion, passing the time with party games. The fun turns into chaos when one friend ends up dead. Directed by Halina Reijn, Bodies Bodies Bodies will premiere in theaters on August 5, 2022.
Pixar is going back to infinity and beyond for a Toy Story spin-off. The standalone film will venture away from playrooms and the world of toys for a sci-fi adventure that follows the origin story of the real-life Buzz Lightyear. Featuring Chris Evans as the voice of the iconic Space Ranger, Lightyear will premiere on June 17, 2022.
Like many children, Lucas Rizzotto has an imaginary friend. His name was Magetron, and he was a WW! veteran, a poet, and an expert StarCraft player. Fast forward two decades, and Rizzotto decided to bring his childhood pal to life by integrating him into an Amazon smart microwave. He wrote a 100-page book detailing Magetron's entire life and their memories together. But the reunion was short-lived when the microwaved tried to kill him.
Natalie Portman returns to the Marvel Universe, but a few things have changed. The astrophysicist and ex-girlfriend to the powerful Asgardian has taken on her own superpowers and now wields Mjolnir as Mighty Thor. Directed by Taika Waititi, the film brings back Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, and Chris Pratt to the franchise while introducing Christian Bale as Gorr the God Butcher. Thor: Love and Thunder will premier in theaters on June 8, 2022.
David Cronenberg returns to his gory roots with another body horror. HIs first film in eight years reunites the director and long-time collaborator Viggo Mortensen for a tale of transformations, mutations, and metamorphosis of organs. Also starring Léa Seydoux and Kristen Stewart, Crimes of the Future will debut at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival in May, then a theatrical release in June.
Arthouse studio A24 is adding to its horror resume with X. Courtesy of director Ti West, the 1970s-set flick follows a group of adult actors and filmmakers as they film in rural Texas. Things take a sharp turn when the homeowner's creepy wife starts crashing the set at night. Starring Mia Goth, Jenna Ortega, Martin Henderson, Brittany Snow, and Kid Cudi, X is slated for release on Match 18, 2022.